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The X's rallied to win 10-9 on Sunday and avoid being swept. The X's rallied to win 10-9 on Sunday and avoid being swept.

X's rally from 7-run deficit to top Canaries 10-9 Video included

Sioux City rallied from an 8-1 deficit to defeat their I-29 rivals from Sioux Falls 10-9 Sunday night. In total, the X's and Canaries combined to use 11 pitchers. More>>

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Wiltgen tosses 1-hitter in Gehlen's 3-0 win over Lone Tree Video included

Blake Wiltgen struck out 10 as Gehlen improved to 30-3. Blake Wiltgen struck out 10 as Gehlen improved to 30-3.

Blake Wiltgen tossed a 1-hitter and struck out 10 batters as #5 Gehlen Catholic topped Lone Tree 3-0 Saturday in the opening round of the Iowa Class1A Baseball Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa. More>>

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X's rally falls short against Canaries in 8-6 loss Video included

The X's are now 27-41. The X's are now 27-41.

The Canaries avoided a late meltdown, holding off Sioux City's rally in an 8-6 win Saturday night in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.. More>>

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Akron-Westfield's senior leave legacy of winning, dominance on softball diamond Video included

Akron-Westfield has won four of the last five state titles. Akron-Westfield has won four of the last five state titles.

Over the past five seasons, Akron-Westfield has been one of, if not the most dominate softball team in the state of Iowa.  Led by five seniors, the Westerners capped off their first perfect season in school history with their second straight 1A title on Friday, a 12-1 victory over Kee. More>>

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Headid Little League wins 11-12 year old state title; advances to Indianapolis Regional Video included

The Sioux City Headid 11 and 12 year-old All-Star Little League team qualified for the regional tournament in Indianapolis by winning the Iowa State Championship on Saturday. More>>

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X's lose to Canaries on walk-off home run Video included

The Explorers lost in Sioux Falls on Friday night on a walk-off home run. The Explorers lost in Sioux Falls on Friday night on a walk-off home run.

The Explorers bid for a three game winning streak ended with a 7-6 loss to Sioux Falls (23-44) on Friday. Canaries second baseman Sam Lind hit a one-out solo homer off of X's reliever Rob Wort (1-1) in the bottom of the ninth to provide the winning tally. More>>

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Headid Little League All-Stars in state final Video included

The Headid Little League All-Stars of Sioux City are in the state finals. The Headid Little League All-Stars of Sioux City are in the state finals.

A Sioux City Little League team is getting close to a state championship. The Headid 11 and 12-year-old All-Star team has clinched a spot in the state finals. More>>

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Akron-Westfield finishes perfect season with second straight title Video included

Akron-Westfield won the Class 1A state championship over Kee on Friday in Fort Dodge. Akron-Westfield won the Class 1A state championship over Kee on Friday in Fort Dodge.

Akron-Westfield capped off a perfect season with their second straight title and sixth overall, 12-1 over Kee in the Class 1A state championship softball game in Fort Dodge.
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Ninth inning rally leads X's past Railcats Video included

Andres Perez had three hits in the X's 7-6 win over Gary on Thursday. Andres Perez had three hits in the X's 7-6 win over Gary on Thursday.

The Explorers scored two runs in the eighth and a run in the ninth to beat Gary-Southshore, 7-6, on Thursday night. Rene Tosoni singled with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to bring home Michael Lang with the game-winning run. More>>

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Top-ranked Akron-Westfield moves into 1A championship game Video included

Akron-Westfield beat Martensdale-St. Marys, 3-2, in the Class 1A softball semifinals on Thursday. Akron-Westfield beat Martensdale-St. Marys, 3-2, in the Class 1A softball semifinals on Thursday.

Akron-Westfield advanced to the Class 1A state championship game with a 3-2 win over Martensdale-St. Marys in the state softball semifinals on Thursday. It was the 53rd straight win for the Westerners, who are trying to win their second consecutive state championship. More>>

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Late home run stuns Woodbury Central in state softball semifinals Video included

Woodbury Central lost to Earlham, 3-2, in the Class 2A softball semifinals on Thursday. Woodbury Central lost to Earlham, 3-2, in the Class 2A softball semifinals on Thursday.

Woodbury Central's dream of a state softball title ended with one pitch on Thursday. Earlham's Taelor Williamson hit a home run in the bottom of the seventh inning to send the Cardinals to the Class 2A state championship game, with a 3-2 win. More>>

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Sgt. Bluff-Luton edges Heelan to earn state baseball trip Video included

Sgt. Bluff-Luton celebrates their 2-1 win over Bishop Heelan on Wednesday. Sgt. Bluff-Luton celebrates their 2-1 win over Bishop Heelan on Wednesday.

Sgt. Bluff-Luton is going to the state baseball tournament for the first time since 2003 after beating second-ranked Bishop Heelan, 2-1, on Wednesday in a substate final. More>>

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Explorers end losing skid with comeback win against Gary Video included

Michael Lang scores a run during Sioux City's 5-4 win against Gary on Wednesday night. Michael Lang scores a run during Sioux City's 5-4 win against Gary on Wednesday night.

The Sioux City Explorers broke a seven-game losing streak with a 5-4 win over first-place Gary-Southshore on Wednesday night at Lewis and Clark Park. The X's improve to 12-21 at home and 26-39 overall. More>>

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Westerners & Wildcats prepare for state softball semifinals Video included

Akron-Westfield improved to 36-0 with a win at the state softball tournament on Tuesday. Akron-Westfield improved to 36-0 with a win at the state softball tournament on Tuesday.

Akron-Westfield and Woodbury Central won close games on Tuesday and are now getting ready for Thursday's semifinals at the state softball tournament in Fort Dodge.
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Hinton, MVAO & Gehlen Catholic qualify for state baseball tourney Video included

Hinton beat Emmetsburg, 7-3, in a Class 2A substate final on Tuesday in Spirit Lake. Hinton beat Emmetsburg, 7-3, in a Class 2A substate final on Tuesday in Spirit Lake.

Hinton, Gehlen Catholic and Maple Valley/Anthon-Oto all qualified for the state baseball tournament with wins in the substate finals. See the highlights and scores.
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Akron-Westfield stays perfect; W'bury Central edges MVAO Video included

Woodbury Central celebrates after their 4-3 win over MV-AO on Tuesday. Woodbury Central celebrates after their 4-3 win over MV-AO on Tuesday.

Akron-Westfield stayed undefeated with a 5-1 win in the Class 1A state softball tournament while Woodbury Central edged Maple Valley/Anthon-Oto 4-3. See the highlights and the state softball scores.
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  • Former Hawkeye Moeaki injures hamstring

    Former Hawkeye Moeaki injures hamstring

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:04:43 GMT
    Tony Moeaki's injury troubles returned again this weekend. The former Hawkeye injured a hamstring during a workout at Buffalo Bills camp on Friday afternoon. Coaches expect him to return to action before training camp concludes.Moeaki's NFL career has been riddled with injuries. As a member of the Kansas City Chiefs, he missed the entire 2011 season after suffering an ACL tear. The Chiefs waived him after he fractured a shoulder during the 2013 season.More >>
    Tony Moeaki's injury troubles returned again this weekend. The former Hawkeye injured a hamstring during a workout at Buffalo Bills camp on Friday afternoon. Coaches expect him to return to action before training camp concludes.Moeaki's NFL career has been riddled with injuries. As a member of the Kansas City Chiefs, he missed the entire 2011 season after suffering an ACL tear. The Chiefs waived him after he fractured a shoulder during the 2013 season.More >>
  • Harrington wins title at junior nationals

    Harrington wins title at junior nationals

    Saturday, July 26 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-07-27 03:56:48 GMT
    Two-time state champion Marcus Harrington defeated Oklahoma commit Andrew Dixon 7-2 on Saturday to claim the 220 pound championship at the USA Wrestling Junior Nationals.The former Waterloo Weststarstormed through the competition all weekend, defeating his seven opponents by a total score of 72-5. Harrington became the state of Iowa's first champ at the junior nationals in 2 years.He'll wrestle at Iowa State next season.Two other Iowans gained All-American status. Waverly-Shell Rock's Bryce S...More >>
    Two-time state champion Marcus Harrington defeated Oklahoma commit Andrew Dixon 7-2 on Saturday to claim the 220 pound championship at the USA Wrestling Junior Nationals.The former Waterloo Weststarstormed through the competition all weekend, defeating his seven opponents by a total score of 72-5. Harrington became the state of Iowa's first champ at the junior nationals in 2 years.He'll wrestle at Iowa State next season.Two other Iowans gained All-American status. Waverly-Shell Rock's Bryce S...More >>
  • Solon shut out by Dallas Center-Grimes in 4A final

    Solon shut out by Dallas Center-Grimes in 4A final

    Friday, July 25 2014 8:00 PM EDT2014-07-26 00:00:58 GMT
    Paige Lowary allowed just one hit and struck out 8 as Dallas Center-Grimes shut out Solon 4-0 to winback to backclass 4A state softball championships.Lowary's feat on the mound took some pressure off the Fillies' hitters. In fact, Dallas Center-Grimes picked up the only run they really needed in the first inning. Taylor Draisey's RBI single early on turned out to be the winning run. The Fillies' however added 3 home runs by Jackie Peyton, Tabitha Taylor, and Lexi Rosa for good measure.Solon w...More >>
    Paige Lowary allowed just one hit and struck out 8 as Dallas Center-Grimes shut out Solon 4-0 to winback to backclass 4A state softball championships.Lowary's feat on the mound took some pressure off the Fillies' hitters. In fact, Dallas Center-Grimes picked up the only run they really needed in the first inning. Taylor Draisey's RBI single early on turned out to be the winning run. The Fillies' however added 3 home runs by Jackie Peyton, Tabitha Taylor, and Lexi Rosa for good measure.Solon w...More >>

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